The Lord’s Prayer and Pre-prayer

Over the past several months, I have been reading up on the Lord’s Prayer.  Basically what I have been doing is reading homilies written by ancient and contemporary fathers (and in a couple of cases, mothers) of the Church.  As I read, I found it impossible to take notes because, on the one hand, I didn’t know what I was looking for, and on the other hand, just about everything seemed notable. …